NYT’s Thomas Friedman Slams GOP: They’ve ‘Laid Down for a Demented Man’
Speaking to CNN’s Wolf Blitzer on Friday, New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman slammed the Republican party for laying down for a “demented” Donald Trump.
Earlier in the interview, Friedman said that the president does not respect government.
“Trump believes, first of all, that he can do everything. He or [top White House aide and son-in-law Jared] Kushner,” he said. “I don’t think he has a respect for government.”
Then, Blitzer asked him about a column he wrote in which he said that the only responsible choice for the GOP leadership is to have an intervention where Trump is told he